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L2 NCFE Counselling Skills Level 2 | Certificate in Counselling Skills

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Our Level 2 Online Counselling qualification is aimed at learners who would like to develop the knowledge and to explore the skills needed to provide help and support appropriately. It will be a useful for those who have an interest in counselling however this course does not qualify you to be a counsellor. The qualification could support in widening learners work role or learners who wish to study this to complement other programmes (e.g health and social care, children’s care, learning and development, voluntary and community work)

The qualification covers the following;

Introduction to counselling skills theories
In this unit learners will be introduced to the key elements of the main theoretical
approaches to counselling.

Using counselling skills
In this unit learners will have an opportunity to identify and practice a range of skills used when participating in a counselling skills interaction.

Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills
In this unit, learners will be introduced to the concepts of diversity and ethics and their importance in the use of counselling skills.

Counselling skills and personal development
In this unit learners will have an opportunity to reflect on their personal and future development and identify potential sources of support.

Funding and Financial Support Options
This course may have a variety of funding options available to you including:

  • Benefit Waiver

For more information on these and other financial support options including payment plans, please visit our Money Management Service area or email [email protected]

How will I learn?

This distance learning course gives you a flexible approach to study and is provided on an online platform. You will attend an online induction, where you meet your tutor who is available to support you and give assignment feedback to help you achieve your qualification.

Assessment are carried out in the following formats:

  • Work books
  • Assignments
  • Video assessment of a helping conversation 

Previous work

Entry Requirements

This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19 and above. There are no specific prior qualifications needed to access this qualification.

Additional Information

For more information about this course please email [email protected].

Please be aware that some courses have fees that are payable on enrolment. More information on if this course has a fee can be found in the Availability section below.  

If you require financial support including payment plans, bursaries and advanced learner loans please visit the Money Management Service section of the website.

For more information on fees please view our Fees, Charges and Refunds Policy and our Applications, Admissions and Enrolment Policy and Procedures.

This course offers simpler and safer online enrolment requests, which means in a matter of minutes you can submit an enrolment request to us. However please be aware that upon submitting your enrolment form you are not guaranteed to be accepted. A number of our courses require assessments, qualification checks or simply a conversation with you before we can confirm your enrolment.

Within 24 hours of enrolment submission you will receive an automated email notification with information on what happens next. Please add [email protected] to your safe sender list. Most email providers allow you to do this within settings/options. For full instructions simply use your chosen search engine to find instructions on how to make emails as safe.

Dates and Enrolment for this course

Course information last updated: Friday 22nd October 2021 @ 8.30am (6 hours ago)

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Part-time 2021

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Availability Online courses gives you the flexibility to learn from the comfort of your own home. Learners will be provided with comprehensive online learning materials which will be available via the chosen online learning platform. Access to this platform will be sent via email once your enrolment has been accepted.

The cost of this course is £50.00 which will need to be paid during your enrolment

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